Cop killed, in Dasht firing
QUETTA: Unknown armed men gunned down a police official and injured his companion here late on Friday in the area of Dasht Police Station, officials said. According to hospital sources, Police Constable Ghulam Ali and his companion, whose identity could not be confirmed, were on their way to Quetta in a private car when unidentified armed men sprayed their vehicle with bullets and fled. Ghulam Ali died on the spot while the other person sustained critical injuries and was admitted to the Bolan Medical Complex for treatment. The motive behind the killing could not be ascertained. The area police registered a case against unknown persons.